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commanded his younger brother, Vitthalaraya* to lead the
expedition ; and having summoned Sankanna Nayaka to his
presence, explained to him what he had in his mind. He
commanded him to march quickly and make the enterprise a
success. Sankanna accompanied the army of Vitthalaraya,
and captured Groa which was protected by the sea.

Having captured Goa, Sankanna returned to Vijaya-
nagara, and had an audience with the Eaya, On hearing the
news of the conquest of Groa, he was immensely pleased. He
granted to bimthe hobali of Malenahalli free from all obliga-
tions. Moreover, he presented to him and his sons valuable
jewels and gems. Sankanna took permission from him and
retired to Ikkeri. He stayed there for a while, when he married
his two sons to beautiful princesses, and having entrusted his
family and estate to his younger brother, Cikka Sankanna, he
went abroad to travel and see peoples and countries.

. : Canto iii, 8-10.

177.   SANKANNA'S OTHER VICTORIES.

SUMMARY.

Sankanna subdued the Turuskas who rebelled against
Ramaraya (83). He abased the pride of the Muhammadans
•who used to attack (the Rayaj from generation to generation
in a great battle and subdued all the country surrounded by
the sea, as well as the country of the Oddis. (88)*

Ktladinrpavij&yam, 3 : 83, 88.

178.   OIKKA SANKANNA NAYAKA.

SUMMARY.

After the demise of Dodda Sankanna his younger brother
Cikka Sankanna was installed on the throne at the palace of
IkkBri on. &&v*yuja BU 5 of Kalayukti S. S. 1481-t

4 : 1.

179.   OIKKA SANKANNA'S VICTORY OVER
SALABHATA KHANA.
Cikka Sankanna Nayaka defeated in battle at Guruvike
Hiriya Arasapa Nayaka with the troops of his ally, Salabhata
This Vifthalaiaya appears to be identical with Ramaraj* Vittha.1*.
• 16th Stpt. 1S58 A.P.